Upcoming Band Events – Updated Schedule

Feb 6-7 Jazz Band to CMU Jazz Weekend February 10 – Pre Festival Concert – 7th, 8th, and HS Bands -required March 3 – District Band Festival – Required at Shelby – 7th and 8th Grade bands March 4 – District Band Festival –...

Andrea Mack – MSBOA Teacher of the Year 2019-20

Congratulations to Andrea Mack on being selected as the Michigan School Band and Orchestra 2019-20 Teacher of the Year! Andrea is in her 4th year as band director for Manistee Area Public Schools, overseeing all levels of the 5th-12th grades program. MAPS Bands...

Manistee Middle School Honors Band

All of these students earned a I on a Solo at the Solo and Ensemble Festival on November 16. 7th Grade Cadence Brown Trevor Haag Sarah Huber Hanna Konen Cora Tindall 8th Grade Annika Arendt Tristan Gras Nick Judkins Drew Mendians Grace Owens Ceci Postma Jack O’Donnell...

MSBOA State Solo and Ensemble Festival

Congrats to Ben Sullivan and Kyle Pierce for their performances at the MSBOA State Solo and Ensemble Festival in Cadillac on Saturday, March 16. Students in grades 10-12 are required to play memorized scales and sightread to earn a rating. Ben received a score of 91...